It has been three years since I embraced minimalism in my life. Quite a ride! From trying out multiple blog posts to creating my own recipes, for the past three years, I’ve learned so so much about it. And about myself. Here are lessons I’ve learnt that I wish I knew earlier. 1) It doesn’t […]Read More Minimalist, I wish you told me.
Hey, I’m curious which minimalist are you? We know that there is no ONE type of minimalist because though each aimed to live with less stuff, we all have different motivations that bring us through this extraordinary journey. Here are some of the amazing types of minimalist that I’ve come across: 1) Sustainable […]Read More Which minimalist are you?
Lil Bro: Can I check out your phone? Me: Ya, sure. Lil Bro: Why your phone has no games? Me: Coz’ I don’t play games on my hp. Lil Bro: Let me download this game and play. Me: What! No ….. Okay, delete it when you’re done playing with it. Coz’ it’s only a 16GB […]Read More 5 Reasons Why owning a 16GB phone changed my life
Looking at my dustbin. “When was the last time I empty my dustbin? Hmm…sometime ago.” “Hey ya…coz’ I don’t buy so much stuff anymore.” I was taught to recycle from school. And I was into recycling during my high school years. I considered myself a tree-hugger. I want to save the environment by recycling […]Read More Recycling is not eco-sustainable, Minimalism is.
Why are we so attached to our things? Thank God now there’s an explanation to it! A TED-Ed video by Christian Jarrett revealed that we exhibit such tendency since young. This was caused by a psychological phenomenon called “the endowment effect”. Basically, we will value things that we own. Yes, this explanation seems to be […]Read More Why are we so attached to our things?
Since the day I embarked on this minimalist journey, one verse couldn’t stop coming to my mind – “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do […]Read More Christian is a minimalist
So, today I’ve watched a YouTube video on how the fashion industry is polluting the Earth, and it makes me think about my obsession with clothes. It’s a TedTalk (TEDxHKBU) by Christina Dean, titled “You are what you wear”. I’ll link the video below. I’ve realized I was part of the problem, filling up […]Read More Why I’ve decided to become a minimalist